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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.